Public Works
Our Mission: To accomplish the maintenance of County  roads and bridges, the managing of the Land Development, Solid Waste and Fleet Services divisions as well as County Service Areas, County Surveyor, Storm Water Management, and Butte Meadows Recreation Grant Program in an honest, ethical, forthright and respectful manner in keeping with the goals of the Butte County Board of Supervisors and the laws and regulations governing these activities.


Encroachment, Utility, and Transportation Permits, Schedule an inspection.


Do business with Public Works. Projects for bid, Request for Proposals/Quotes, etc.

Road Closures

Road conditions, closures, and restrictions. View Snow Removal Policy in Butte County.

Waste Collection Areas

The County is divided into three collection areas with one hauler exclusively serving each area

Report Issues

Report Issues online to Public Works (i.e. road and bridge related issues, illegal dumping, etc.)


12/14/2015 - Sand bag list - Be prepared and be ready.  View list of sandbag providers in the area.

9/10/2015 - Land Development fee revised - See downloads page for updated Land Development fee schedule.

8/2015 - PG&E has issued information about the Community Pipeline Safety Initiative and the plan to remove trees in Butte County. Read the information issued by PG&E including a description of the initiative, questions and answers, and maps of project areas.

9/3/2015 - Updated Civil Engineers and Land Surveyors in Butte and surrounding counties - Download the latest version.

9/2/2015 - Signs Cost Sheet - Need to purchase a sign?  An updated Signs Cost Sheet has been uploaded.  See the Downloads page.

3/2/2015 - OHV Trail Maintenance - Starting 3/3/2015, the 2014-2015 Butte County OHV grant applications are available for public review.  For more information, see OHV Trail Maintenance page.

Related Interests and Publications

Apply for Permits  Projects  Road Closure

Report Issues  GIS Maps  

 Contact Public Works

Butte County Public Works
Phone:    530.538.7681
Fax:        530.538.7171

Road Maintenance Division
Phone:    530.538.7606

Neal Road Recycling and Waste Facility
Phone:    530.345.4917
Fax:        530.645.1820

View more contacts.

 Locations and Hours

Butte County Public Works
7 County Center Dr.
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
7:30am to 4:00pm
Excludes Holidays

Neal Road Recycling and Waste Facility
1023 Neal Road
Paradise, CA 95969

Monday - Sunday
7:00am to 4:00pm
Closed: New Year's Day, Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas

Public Works

7 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Mike Crump, Director

Careers with Public Works